Dancers perform Shirasagi no mai, or the White Heron Dance, at Sensoji Temple in Tokyo
French President Francois Hollande and Canada’s Prime Minister Stephen Harper walk down the Hall of Honour at the Canadian Parliament in Ottawa, Canada, Nov. 3, 2014. Hollande arrived in Canada Sunday for a 3-day official visit.
Pakistani Shiite Muslim mourners attend a religious procession on the 9th day of the holy Islamic month of Muharram in northwest Pakistan’s Peshawar on Nov. 3, 2014. Muharram, the first month of the Islamic calendar, is one of the four sacred months of the year in which fighting is prohibited.
Hindu devotees offer prayers during Haribodhani Ekadashi festival at Budhanilkantha in Kathmandu, Nepal, Nov. 3, 2014. Hindu devotees across the nation celebrated Haribodhani Ekadashi festival, also known as Tulasi Vivaha or Lord Vishnu’s awakening by bathing in rivers and fasting worshiping tulasi (basil plant) as an incarnation of Lord Vishnu.
A Pakistani Shiite Muslim flagellates himself during a religious procession on the ninth day of Islamic holy month of Muharram in northwest Pakistan’s Peshawar, Nov. 3, 2014. Shiites Muslims will mark Ashoura, the tenth day of the month of Muharram, to commemorate the Battle of Karbala when Imam Hussein, a grandson of Prophet Muhammad, was killed.
Pakistani Shiite Muslims touch a religious horse during a religious procession on the ninth day of Islamic holy month of Muharram in northwest Pakistan’s Peshawar, Nov. 3, 2014. Shiites Muslims would mark Ashoura, the tenth day of the month of Muharram, to commemorate the Battle of Karbala when Imam Hussein, a grandson of Prophet Muhammad, was killed.
Image provided by Mexico’s Presidency shows that Camila duchess of Cornwall, prince Charles of Wales , Mexican President, Enrique Pena Nieto (2nd R, front), and Mexico’s First Lady, Angelica Rivera (1st R, front), head to a meeting in National Palace, Mexico City, capital of Mexico, on Nov. 3, 2014. Prince Charles of Wales and his wife, Camila, duchess of Cornwall, began on Sunday a four-day visit to Mexico, invited by the government in order to boost the bilateral relations.
Rescue workers wear the diving equipment to prepare the sea rescue in Istanbul, Turkey on Nov. 3, 2014. The total number of people killed when a boat with illegal migrants sank off Istanbul on Monday has risen to 24, private Dogan News Agency reported.
Palestinian women stand next to Israeli border police near a barrier leading to the Al-Aqsa Mosque near lions gate in Jerusalem’s Old City (File)
People transfer a body of a victim to a hospital in eastern Pakistan’s Lahore, Nov. 2, 2014. At least 55 people were killed and 118 others injured in a suicide blast that took place near Wagah crossing point at Pak-India border in Pakistan’s eastern city of Lahore on Sunday evening, police officials said.
A new couple pose for photos during a group wedding ceremony in Fuzhou, capital of southeast China’s Fujian Province, Nov. 3, 2014. A group wedding ceremony was held here Monday.
Security beefed-up outside Supreme Court during hearing of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami leader Muhammad Kamaruzzaman’s war crimes in Dhaka, Bangladesh on Nov.3, 2014. The leader’s death sentence was upheld by the court.